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The Resource Gumbo : a celebration of African American writing, edited by Marita Golden and E. Lynn Harris

Gumbo : a celebration of African American writing, edited by Marita Golden and E. Lynn Harris

Label
Gumbo : a celebration of African American writing
Title
Gumbo
Title remainder
a celebration of African American writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marita Golden and E. Lynn Harris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/0896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS508.N3
LC item number
G86 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Golden, Marita
  • Harris, E. Lynn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans
Label
Gumbo : a celebration of African American writing, edited by Marita Golden and E. Lynn Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • About the Hurston/Wright foundation -- Note from E. Lynn Harris -- Note from Marita Golden -- The dew breaker / Edwidge Danticat -- from Erasure / Percival Everett -- from RL's dream / Walter Mosley -- from The Harris Men / R.M. Johnson -- The boy-fish / David Anthony Durham -- The way I see it (from A day late and a dollar-short) / Terry McMillan -- from Pride / Lorene Cary -- from What looks like crazy on an ordinary day / Pearl Cleage -- Mourning glo / Lori Bryant Woolridge -- from These same long bones / Gwendolyn M. Parker -- Your child can be a model! / David Haynes -- from Song of the Water Saints / Nelly Rosario -- Miss Prissy and the penitentiary / Yolanda Joe -- Luminous days / Mitchell Jackson -- from Only twice I've wished for heaven / Dawn Turner Trice
  • Sonny-boy (from Pictures of a dying man) / Agymah Kamau -- from Water marked / Helen Elaine Lee -- from October suite / Maxine Clair -- Like trees, walking / Ravi Howard -- Weight / John Edgar Wideman -- from Thieves' paradise / Eric Jerome Dickey -- from P.G. County / connie Briscoe -- My heavenly father / Dana Crum -- Lion's blood / Steven Barnes -- The knowing / Tananarive Due -- Luscious (from Loving Donovan) / Bernice L. McFadden -- from Crawfish dreams / Nancy Rawles -- Press and curl / Tayari Jones -- I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' no babies (from The river where blood is born) / Sandra Jackson-Opoku -- Draggin' the dog / Anika Nailah -- Museum guide (from Black girl in Paris) / Shay Youngblood -- School (from Miss Black America) / Veronica Chambers -- Ghost story (from Slapboxing with Jesus) / Victor D. Lavalle -- Clarity / David Wright -- My mama, your mama (from Imani all mine) / Connie Porter
  • from Rails under my back / Jeffery Renard Allen -- from Dakota grand / Kenji Jasper -- The dinner party / E. Lynn Harris -- Meeting Frederick (from Douglass's women) / Jewell Parker Rhodes -- Eva and Isaiah (from Ain't nobody's business if I do) / Valerie Wilson Wesley -- from Discretion / Elizabeth Nunez -- An orange line train to Ballston / Edward P. Jones -- Lucielia Louise Turner (from The women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- Fortune / R. Erica Doyle -- $100 and nothing! / J. California Cooper -- Are you experienced? / Danzy Senna -- Group solo / Scott Poulson Bryant -- Love / Bertice Berry -- from Breathing room / Patricia Elam -- Love (from Drop) / Mat Johnson -- Antiquated desires / Cris Burks -- from Church folk / Michele Andrea Bowen -- from Commitment / Thomas Glave -- Black and boo / Michael Kayode
  • Rossonian days / William Henry Lewis -- Helter skelter / Marita Golden -- Here / Audrey Petty -- Summer comes later / Robert Fleming -- The bulging bag / Unoma N. Azuah -- from Sap rising / Christine Lincoln -- Fire; an orgin tale / Faith Adiele -- Tan Son Nhut airport, Ho Chi Minh City, 1997 (from The land South of the clouds) / Genaro Ky Ly Smith -- Between black and white / Nicole Bailey Williams -- Hincty (from The chosen people) / Karen Bates -- To Haiti or to hell / Alexs D. Pate -- Mirror image / Amy du Bois Barnett -- from What you owe me / Bebe Moore Campbell -- Will not be televised / Jewell Gomez -- Fear of floating / Bryan Gibson -- from The queen of Harlem / Brian Keith Jackson -- My girl Mona / Crystal Wilkinson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 804 p.
Isbn
9780767910415
Lccn
2002068660
System control number
(Sirsi) ACE-8647
Label
Gumbo : a celebration of African American writing, edited by Marita Golden and E. Lynn Harris
Publication
Contents
  • About the Hurston/Wright foundation -- Note from E. Lynn Harris -- Note from Marita Golden -- The dew breaker / Edwidge Danticat -- from Erasure / Percival Everett -- from RL's dream / Walter Mosley -- from The Harris Men / R.M. Johnson -- The boy-fish / David Anthony Durham -- The way I see it (from A day late and a dollar-short) / Terry McMillan -- from Pride / Lorene Cary -- from What looks like crazy on an ordinary day / Pearl Cleage -- Mourning glo / Lori Bryant Woolridge -- from These same long bones / Gwendolyn M. Parker -- Your child can be a model! / David Haynes -- from Song of the Water Saints / Nelly Rosario -- Miss Prissy and the penitentiary / Yolanda Joe -- Luminous days / Mitchell Jackson -- from Only twice I've wished for heaven / Dawn Turner Trice
  • Sonny-boy (from Pictures of a dying man) / Agymah Kamau -- from Water marked / Helen Elaine Lee -- from October suite / Maxine Clair -- Like trees, walking / Ravi Howard -- Weight / John Edgar Wideman -- from Thieves' paradise / Eric Jerome Dickey -- from P.G. County / connie Briscoe -- My heavenly father / Dana Crum -- Lion's blood / Steven Barnes -- The knowing / Tananarive Due -- Luscious (from Loving Donovan) / Bernice L. McFadden -- from Crawfish dreams / Nancy Rawles -- Press and curl / Tayari Jones -- I don't know nothin' 'bout birthin' no babies (from The river where blood is born) / Sandra Jackson-Opoku -- Draggin' the dog / Anika Nailah -- Museum guide (from Black girl in Paris) / Shay Youngblood -- School (from Miss Black America) / Veronica Chambers -- Ghost story (from Slapboxing with Jesus) / Victor D. Lavalle -- Clarity / David Wright -- My mama, your mama (from Imani all mine) / Connie Porter
  • from Rails under my back / Jeffery Renard Allen -- from Dakota grand / Kenji Jasper -- The dinner party / E. Lynn Harris -- Meeting Frederick (from Douglass's women) / Jewell Parker Rhodes -- Eva and Isaiah (from Ain't nobody's business if I do) / Valerie Wilson Wesley -- from Discretion / Elizabeth Nunez -- An orange line train to Ballston / Edward P. Jones -- Lucielia Louise Turner (from The women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- Fortune / R. Erica Doyle -- $100 and nothing! / J. California Cooper -- Are you experienced? / Danzy Senna -- Group solo / Scott Poulson Bryant -- Love / Bertice Berry -- from Breathing room / Patricia Elam -- Love (from Drop) / Mat Johnson -- Antiquated desires / Cris Burks -- from Church folk / Michele Andrea Bowen -- from Commitment / Thomas Glave -- Black and boo / Michael Kayode
  • Rossonian days / William Henry Lewis -- Helter skelter / Marita Golden -- Here / Audrey Petty -- Summer comes later / Robert Fleming -- The bulging bag / Unoma N. Azuah -- from Sap rising / Christine Lincoln -- Fire; an orgin tale / Faith Adiele -- Tan Son Nhut airport, Ho Chi Minh City, 1997 (from The land South of the clouds) / Genaro Ky Ly Smith -- Between black and white / Nicole Bailey Williams -- Hincty (from The chosen people) / Karen Bates -- To Haiti or to hell / Alexs D. Pate -- Mirror image / Amy du Bois Barnett -- from What you owe me / Bebe Moore Campbell -- Will not be televised / Jewell Gomez -- Fear of floating / Bryan Gibson -- from The queen of Harlem / Brian Keith Jackson -- My girl Mona / Crystal Wilkinson
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 804 p.
Isbn
9780767910415
Lccn
2002068660
System control number
(Sirsi) ACE-8647

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